Prep Baseball & Softball

Korthuis perfect at plate to lead Lynden Christian over Bellingham

Lynden Christian’s softball team defeated Bellingham 11-1 in six innings on Tuesday, May 12, at Bellingham High School.

Allison Smit earned the win for the Lyncs and Eliza Rossman received the loss for the Red Raiders.

Lynden Christian was led by Jenah Korthuis’ 3 for 3 performance at the plate and Smit went 2 for 4 with a double.

“They beat us in every facet of the game,” Bellingham coach Rick Ellis said in a phone interview. “They played like a team that was playing for something. We were a little flat today.”

Lynden Christian will take on Nooksack Valley next at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 13, at home. Bellingham will play Anacortes next at 4 p.m. Friday, May 15, at home.

Lynden Christian 11, Bellingham 1 (6)

Lynden Christian


WP: Allison Smit. LP: Eliza Rossman (10-7). Highlights: Bellingham: Eliza Rossman 1-3; Justina Allen 1-3. Lynden Christian: Jenah Korthuis 3-3; Allison Smit 2-4, 2B.